How to Remove “WZSEPE32.EXE”

What is WZSEPE32.exe?


WZSEPE32.exe is a legitimate file. This process is known as WinZip Self-Extractor Executable. It belongs to WinZip Self-Extractor and was developed by WinZip Computing, S.L. It is commonly stored in C:\Program Files. Malware programmers or cybercriminals write different types of malicious programs and name them as WZSEPE32.exe to spread virus.

Affected Platform: Windows OS


How to check if your computer is infected with WZSEPE32.exe malware?       


Each malware is different and causes unique problems to the system. You will notice one or several of the following symptoms if your system is infected with WZSEPE32.exe malware:
  • Internet connection fluctuates
  • WZSEPE32.exe file is taking more of your CPU memory 
  • System performance is very low
  • Browser is redirected to some strange websites
  • Interference of annoying popup ads
  • Other malwares infiltrate into the system
To further establish the malware infection, take the following steps:
  • Go to Task Manager by pressing the combination of keys ctrl+alt+del
  • Go to the process tab and right-click on the WZSEPE32.exe and open the file location
If the file is located outside C:\Program Files, then it is likely that the system is affected with WZSEPE32.exe malware.

How to remove WZSEPE32.exe malware from system using Comodo Antivirus?

Ideally, replacing the existing WZSEPE32.exe file on your computer with a different version procured from the internet is advisable. To remove the file using Comodo's trusted and effective antivirus software, follow the steps below:

Step 1: Download the award-winning Comodo Free Antivirus.

Step 2: Installation configuration frames will be displayed. Select the configuration you would like to apply.

Step 3: Select Customize Configuration option and arrange installers, configuration, and file location.

Step 4: Once the Installation is Finished, restart your PC.

Step 5: It will take some time for the Comodo Internet Security to update the antivirus.

Step 6: Proceed with a quick scan that automatically begins after the update.

Step 7: If threats are found during the scanning, you will be prompted with an alert screen.

Step 8: Comodo Antivirus will remove WZSEPE32.exe malware from your computer including all other malwares!
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Malware Entries

First Seen: 24 October 2011 at 5:58 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Malware
Name
Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
Malware Behavior
1 WinZip Computing, S.L. Executable d5860eba84d78e2d
47baa2123ca8abad
5e0e0b3f
45f3d74d77f43892
74fc2acedff488bc
Virus.Win32.
Sality.gen
No 6.0 2.3 (8060) United States N/A
2 N/A Executable 5c5fe56f467b94a3
6e770add1276072d
91116ee1
a936bdc72d7ee9a2
90c4929460fa8b3b
Win32.Neshta
.A
No N/A N/A Romania N/A
3 WinZip Computing, S.L. Executable 1afc4d8ab0f19ec0
8431216a57fb496a
903408d3
432e5904de34631d
92d3f113eb1ffb9e
Unclassified
Malware
No 6.0 2.3 (8213) Venezuela N/A
4 WinZip Computing, S.L. Executable 5cda42c87af0ef79
7412afef67b261c4
e692897d
bd2a57ab9e9511db
72131bc69bda14d5
Virus.Win32.
Parite.gen
Yes 6.0 4.0 (9386) United States N/A
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Safe Entries

First Seen: 04 July 2008 at 1:59 pm
No. Company File Type SHA1 MD5 Digitally
Signed
File
Version
Product
Version
Submitted
From
1 WinZip Computing, S.L. Executable ef8271f26dc6e2a7
9035cffdb1d502c9
31a8052e
8e079be5df5d51f7
45a192a23bc5b876
Yes 6.0 4.0
(11477)
10.0.17.146/32
2 WinZip Computing, S.L. Executable d97c13084e8a0a40
2b355a88f27b6cae
f3df3d78
66d813970b8a11c2
da3331d0a7ebe8ce
Yes 6.0 4.0
(10562)
United States
3 WinZip Computing, Inc. Executable d4853f766e07867c
87a2390d40007b9d
5f5b254e
70df1898f3f58c24
f891486fc29e94e5
No 2.2 2.2 (3063) United States
4 WinZip Computing, S.L. Executable 70eb91ea0fab2e8e
5f4068564e98308f
f40d4be3
a6cf04a1bd822edb
9e7b66c5cefca39b
Yes 6.0 4.0
(12455)
10.0.17.131/32
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